Arrest made following threat to Fluvanna Co. Public Schools; schools to be open Thursday

Arrest made following threat to Fluvanna Co. Public Schools; schools to be open Thursday
(Source: WVIR)

FLUVANNA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Fluvanna County Public Schools will be open Thursday after a direct threat forced all schools there to closed on Wednesday.

The school system says the person responsible for that threat has been arrested, thanks to the help of state and local law enforcement.

In a Facebook post made on Wednesday, February 27, the district thanked the sheriff’s office and state police. It goes on to thank students, staff and the community for their patience and understanding over the past couple of days.

Good evening FLUCO families . . . FCPS will be open on Thursday, February 27, 2020. With the assistance of local and...

Posted by Fluvanna County Public Schools on Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Parents who had to keep their children home from school on Wednesday said the county made the right choice, and they would rather be safe than sorry.

Police have yet to release the identity of the person taken into custody.

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